French President Emmanuel Macron greets British actress Emma Watson ahead of a meeting on gender equality at the Elysee Palace in Paris in 2019. Photo: Reuters/Pool French President Emmanuel Macron greets British actress Emma Watson ahead of a meeting on gender equality at the Elysee Palace in Paris in 2019. Photo: Reuters/Pool
French President Emmanuel Macron greets British actress Emma Watson ahead of a meeting on gender equality at the Elysee Palace in Paris in 2019. Photo: Reuters/Pool

What Gucci owner appointing Emma Watson to its board says about fashion

  • As someone who advocates for sustainability in fashion, actress’ advice to Kering will be valuable, as will her star power
  • Her appointment reflects fashion’s push for inclusivity; she is a vocal campaigner for equality, and her values gel with those of its mostly young customers

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French President Emmanuel Macron greets British actress Emma Watson ahead of a meeting on gender equality at the Elysee Palace in Paris in 2019. Photo: Reuters/Pool French President Emmanuel Macron greets British actress Emma Watson ahead of a meeting on gender equality at the Elysee Palace in Paris in 2019. Photo: Reuters/Pool
French President Emmanuel Macron greets British actress Emma Watson ahead of a meeting on gender equality at the Elysee Palace in Paris in 2019. Photo: Reuters/Pool
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